Hi folks, I'm pleased to announce the FIK will be hosting a shinpan seminar in Dallas, TX on January 26-27 (Sat-Sun). This event is open to 3dan and up. Please note Kajitani sensei specifically said: "DO NOT WANT ANY CANCELLATIONS," Please only commit to this event if you are sure to attend,
FIK Instructors in attendance:
Please fill in your information in the application form (Excel file) and email Kajitani Sensei by Dec 1st if you plan on attending.
Dedman Center for Lifetime Sports, Southern Methodist University (SMU)
6000 Bush Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75205
Hi folks, from the bottom of our hearts, thank you for all the donations made by the Tulsa Kendo Dojo members, and friends! We have successfully reached our goal of $500 to support a charity run called "Girls on the Run" an organization focusing on empowering women through teaching experiences for young girls for body positivity, strength, and encouraging athleticism.
Hi everyone, the paperwork is up for the SWKIF fall seminar in Omaha Nebraska. Please have review the attached paperwork. For those of you testing for the first time, please talked to Lindsay and Furukawa sensei about the process, and paperwork needed.
This is a great opportunity to Learn from, and train with the some of the best kendo sensei in the world Including. Yamaoka Sensei from Team USA.
Fall Seminar Registration due-date:
Shinsa due date:
*Please note* This year our federation has implemented a new process for shinsa. Application paperwork is now submitted online. FYI for mudansha, if you tested at the Ito cup tournament and have not received, your menjo yet, its not required to submit it to the board.
Location: 6008 Maple St, Omaha, NE 68104
Tulsa Kendo dojo is happy to announce we will be participating in a charity event called Batman Day Please make your best effort to attend Practice August 14th.
The photo-shoot will be to promote "Batman Day" a Charity event, focused on raising money for "The Boys and Girls Club of America," and "The Salvation army."
The Tulsa Kendo Dojo will also be Auctioning 3 tickets of classes for 2 months.
Hi all practice is canceled tonight due to work conflicts for both Michael and Shaw. we'll see you all Thursday
Hi everyone we have been invited to TNT again this year for our Annual Kendo Demonstration, dates and times are below:
Dates: July 13-15
Location: 100 Civic Center, Tulsa, OK 74103
We will need someone to help set up our booth on Friday July 13 for the opening day. that being said, we will not be performing a demonstration on Friday.
July 14 Saturday
July 15 Sunday
Hi All, We have been invited again to perform at this years, Asian-American festival at the Martin Regional library on June 23rd. Please arrive early to help set up and go over the performance. Please also bring extra shinai, as well as extra clothes to change into afterwards, we plan on grabbing a late lunch together at Pho Nhi on 21st and Garnett.
Martin Regional Library
2601 S Garnett Rd, Tulsa, OK 74129
Date & Schedule June 23rd:
10:45 am - 11:15 am Japanese Drumming performed by Ohitsuji Taiko
11:25 am - 11:45am Lilik and company world fusion Dance Ensemble
11:50 am - 12:20 pm Kendo Demonstration by Shin Sou Fu Kan Kendo
12:20 pm- 12:35 pm Di Dim Dol
12:35 pm - 1:05 pm Tai Chi with Thomas Academy of Taiji Kung Fu
1:05 pm - 1:55 pm Japanese Tea Ceremony with Yumi Faringer
2:00 pm - 2:15 pm Korean Angels of Tulsa
Hi everyone, unfortunately kendo class on thursday 5/3 is canceled, Michael is injured, and Shaw is out of town for work. We'll see everyone again next week!
Congratulations everyone! Tulsa Kendo, and Oklahoma city Kendo. passed all examinations. We now have another Sensei in Oklahoma! Also, special prize to Melindie for the Tulsa Kantosho award!
-Shaw Furukawa 4th Dan
-Chokushin (Chuck) Urasaki 1st Dan
-Alex Wong 2nd Kyu
-Melindie Rose 2nd Kyu "Kantosho award"
-Austin Reams 1st Dan
-Patrick WIlliams 2nd Kyu
-Chris Renoud 2nd Kyu